To sign in to YouTube, you'll need to create a Google Account. Please visit this site for information on creating an account on YouTube.
Youtube supports many of the most common video file types, including .mov, .mpeg4, .mp4, .avi, and .wmv.
This means that, regardless of what device you're using to create a video, there's likely a free program available to create a video. Here are some commonly used video programs by device:
Windows 10: Camera app
Mac OS: Photo Booth
Chromebook: Camera app
iPhone / iPad: Camera app
Android Phone / Device: Camera app
You can upload videos to YouTube in a few easy steps. Please see this guide for information on uploading videos to YouTube.
To learn how to upload videos longer than 15 minutes, please visit this guide.
In your uploaded video's settings, copy the link listed under "Share."
Important: Make sure that the dropdown box marked below (#2) is not set to "Private." If your video is private, your instructor will not be able to access the video. For more information on video privacy settings please see this guide.
NOTE: Be sure to follow the assignment's specific instructions, as they may be different from what's listed here.
Access your assignment in Canvas, then click "Submit Assignment."
1. Paste the YouTube link in the "Website URL" box, 2. add any comments you'd like to add (optional), 3. then click "Submit Assignment."
Please visit YouTube's help site for general questions or issues.